Aia Vecchia di Montalceto
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... my first non-pickled olive and discovered that I actually likete fresh ones. Thus fortified we climbed back in the car for a trip to Montepulciano. Our GPS led us on a harrowing journey on increasingly treacherous roads and as the rain became very heavy we finally gave up. The ordeal wasn't over as the GPS took us on a hour long back road trek. We were very glad to get back to Casseta.
Since tomorrow Bernice and Jim fly home, we went in to Siena for dinner at a ...
... and it was quite funny to look around see everyone's head drooping.
This was the end of the normal route and those who wanted to hitch a ride to the hotel could do so. The additional route was another 30k through very rolling hills and I had decided that I was done for the day. Linda (mom from NJ and Lauren, her daughter who was already in the van) had also decided to call it in, due to the dicey weather. While the sun ...
... on top of a hill. It was originally built by the Romans I believe and still has its city wall in place. You have to enter through an arched gateway to get into the city. We spent the morning looking at all the great old houses and then went to an artist's gallery to have a bit of a history lesson of the area. There was a well in the art shop that had a glass top so that you could look down into it. It was then off to lunch on the ...
... The tower over looked olive and grape fields which was another part if Nicolas' business. They made their own oil and wine- bianco and rosso. He also owned a fairly new farmhouse where his friend Jaume cooked. This we had to try. We set off in the evening in the car and after getting lost in the countryside (my fault, sorry Graeme) we finally found it. The place was empty albeit one family but we didn't mind. Jaume the chef was ...
... show their patronage and enthusiasm for being chosen! Then, Monday night we went to our friend Chrissy's house about 1 5 min walk from our apartment and her, Lauren and Chrissie cooked dinner for our friends. It was SO SO delicious, one of the best meals yet! We're off to Venice tomorrow until Friday then 4 of us are staying in Milan for the weekend. Should be fun! Ciao ...